North America's premiere hockey academy
The Pursuit of Excellence Program is committed to developing a 360 degree player. Our success is seen through the quality and number of players that have moved on to the NHL, WHL, Junior and College levels.
A 27,000 sq ft training facility, divided into four areas, specifically designed to provide players with all the equipment they need to develop, practice and hone their skills.
Our results speak for themselves. With alumni in the NHL, WHL, College and Junior levels, we prides ourselves on preparing players physically, mentally and emotionally to excel at the next level
We have a proven record of success at developing players and moving them on to the next level. See what our players have accomplished and where they are playing now!
Latest NewsVIEW ARCHIVE
By: Ian Mendes; tsn.ca When Curtis Lazar’s phone rang a couple of weeks ago Read More
POE is happy to announce the dates for both the Male & Female Showcase’s. Read More
POE claim’s hardware at seasons end
Congratulations to the following players on receiving awards at the conclusion of the 2014-15 season:
Jayde Sauder – CSSHL Bantam Varsity MVP
Matt Kasowski – CSSHL Elite 15 Best Defenceman
Thomas Goldade – CSSHL Prep All-Academic Team
Jackson Lindsay – CSSHL Varsity All-Academic Team
Cassidy Bowes – CSSHL Elite 15 All-Academic Team
Chase MacKenzie – CSSHL Bantam Prep All-Academic Team
Matthew Koehle – CSSHL Bantam Varsity All-Academic Team
Alec Zawatsky – NAPHL 16U 2nd Team All-Star
Keaton Dyck – NAPHL 16U All-Academic Team
Riley Thorpe – NAPHL 16U All-Academic Team
Kaleb Comishin – NAPHL 16U All-Academic Team
Sarah Potomak – FWSSC 1st Team All-Star
Amy Potomak – FWSSC 1st Team All-Star
From the Blog
- Former Coach Fixes Lazar’s Season
By: Ian Mendes; tsn.ca When Curtis Lazar’s phone rang a couple of weeks ago in Montreal, he wasn’t too surprised to hear Evan Marble’s voice on the other end. - Read More
- POE Announces Spring Showcase Date’s
POE is happy to announce the dates for both the Male & Female Showcase’s. The Female College Showcase will be held April 10-12 and is $395, with all ice - Read More
- POE Girls Claim 2 Of 3 Medal’s At National’s
They finished like gangbusters, but it was just too far to go. The Shaftesbury Hockey Academy Titans, seeking to repeat their gold-medal performance at the Female World Sport School - Read More
"In the 2005/06 year as a 15 year old, I attended the Pursuit of Excellence Hockey Academy. While attending the Pursuit Academy, I became a stronger person, a better skater, stronger in academics, and learned life skills. During that year I also played on the BC Outback (a Senior AAA Women's team). Throughout that year... Read more
Pursuit of Excellence is a hockey academy based in Kelowna, B.C., Canada. Ran by head coach, David Roy, Pursuit of Excellence is a hockey school that is focused on developing excellent hockey players.